CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain

Also compare Spanish brocha (paintbrush).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brossa f (plural brosses)

  1. leaf litter
  2. brush, brushwood, scrub
    Synonym: malesa
  3. speck
  4. litter, rubbish, trash
    Synonym: escombraries
    correu brossajunk mail
  5. (computing, colloquial) bug
    Synonym: error

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN
  2. ^ broza” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

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VerbEdit

brossa

  1. third-person singular past historic of brosser